13 days in Continental USA Itinerary

13 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Start: Dublin
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
2
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Dublin

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, thenexplore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and then get to know the fascinating history of World Trade Center Memorial Foundation.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New York City online tour builder.

Dublin, Ireland to New York City is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. In September, New York City is a bit warmer than Dublin - with highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Grand Central Terminal ©
Grand Central Terminal

2
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the activities along Leigh Lake and then take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable drive along Teton Park Road, thentake some stellar pictures from Jenny Lake Overlook, and then hike along Cascade Canyon Trail.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park visit planner.

Getting from New York City to Grand Teton National Park by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Traveling from New York City to Grand Teton National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in September: highs in Grand Teton National Park hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake

3
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, appreciate the extensive heritage of S Rim Trail, stroll through Artist Point, and take in the natural beauty of Sulphur Caldron.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 18°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, thenwalk around Golden Gate Park, and then take a stroll through Union Square.

To see reviews and more tourist information, read our San Francisco holiday builder site.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, and train. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September: highs in San Francisco hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, appreciate the history behind Sonic Bloom By Dan Corson, thenexplore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, thentake in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, and finally take a stroll through Pike Place Market. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, and then explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Seattle holiday builder tool.

Fly from San Francisco to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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